Hoyer has announced that it has entered into a long-term agreement with BP to provide bulk fuel transport and logistics services throughout the UK.

As part of the contract, Hoyer will take on responsibility for order taking, stock management, scheduling, despatch, physical execution and reconciliation of all retail fuels in the UK as well as aviation fuels in Northern Ireland.

Making the announcement, Mark Binns, chairman of Hoyer Petrolog UK, said: “We are delighted to confirm this new contract involving more than 400 staff and drivers and 120 vehicles. The agreement is a significant step in Hoyer achieving its strategic growth objectives for both the UK and across Europe.”

He added: “This contract award also builds on the already existing relationship between the Hoyer Group and BP who are one of our most important corporate customers.”